10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dallas
Drive:  4 h 45 min
1
Galveston
— 1 night
+2
Shuttle + Foot + Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Corpus Christi
— 2 nights
Bus:  45 min
3
Port Aransas
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
4
Rockport
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
5
Fredericksburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Austin
— 2 nights
Bus:  3 h 15 min
End: Dallas

1
night
Galveston

Galveston ©
An old colonial city and a busy cruise ship port less than an hour's drive from Houston, Galveston sits on Galveston Island and serves as a popular vacation destination for both domestic and international travelers.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Moody Gardens. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Old City Cemetery, then get to know the fascinating history of The Seawall, and then take in the exciting artwork at MiArt Gallery. On your second day here, shop like a local with The Strand, cool off at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Moody Gardens.

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Dallas to Galveston is an approximately 5- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of tram, flight, and car. Traveling from Dallas in February, expect a bit warmer with lows of 54°F in Galveston. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Corpus Christi.

Things to do in Galveston

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Seawall ©
The Seawall
Moody Gardens ©
Moody Gardens
The Strand ©
The Strand

2
nights
Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi ©
A gulf coast town with a semi-tropical climate, Corpus Christi serves as a getaway destination with a life of its own.
USS Lexington Museum on the Bay has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): brush up on your military savvy at USS Lexington Museum on the Bay, meet the residents at Texas State Aquarium, and then make a trip to The Grave of Selena Quintanilla-Perez at Seaside Memorial Park. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Malaquite Beach and Pavilion and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Padre Island National Seashore.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Corpus Christi online trip maker.

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Galveston to Corpus Christi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Galveston in February, expect nights in Corpus Christi to be about the same, around 53°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 74°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to catch the bus to Port Aransas.

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
USS Lexington Museum on the Bay ©
USS Lexington Museum on the Bay
Padre Island National Seashore ©
Padre Island National Seashore
Texas State Aquarium ©
Texas State Aquarium

1
night
Port Aransas

Port Aransas ©
Port Aransas is a city in Nueces County, Texas. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Port Aransas Beach, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then identify plant and animal life at Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Center.

To find out how to plan a trip to Port Aransas, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Corpus Christi to Port Aransas by bus takes about an hour. Other options: drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Corpus Christi in March: highs in Port Aransas hover around 69°F, while lows dip to 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Rockport.

Things to do in Port Aransas

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Port Aransas Beach ©
Port Aransas Beach
Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Center ©
Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Center
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
Rockport

Rockport ©
Rockport is a city in Aransas County, Texas, United States. To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Rockport trip app.

Traveling by car from Port Aransas to Rockport takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in March, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in Rockport

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Goose Island State Park ©
Goose Island State Park
Rockport Beach ©
Rockport Beach
Texas Maritime Museum ©
Texas Maritime Museum

2
nights
Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg ©
The city of Fredericksburg was settled by German immigrants in the mid-19th century, and has managed to retain its distinctly German charm.
On the 5th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Charles Beckendorf Gallery, learn about all things military at National Museum of the Pacific War, then do a tasting at Grape Creek Vineyards on Main, and finally make a trip to Main Street. Here are some ideas for day two: get a taste of the local shopping with Fischer & Wieser's Das Peach Haus, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and then delve into the mystery of Enchanted Rock State Natural Area.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Fredericksburg trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Rockport to Fredericksburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. Traveling from Rockport in March, Fredericksburg is a bit cooler at night with lows of 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Austin.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Parks Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main ©
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main
Wine Tours & Tastings

2
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, then get a sense of history and politics at Texas State Capitol, and finally test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Austin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sun): take in the natural beauty of Barton Springs Pool, then take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, then take an in-depth tour of LBJ Presidential Library, and finally look for gifts at Waterloo Records.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Austin trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Fredericksburg to Austin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Fredericksburg in March since evenings lows in Austin dip to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can take a bus back home.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
LBJ Presidential Library ©
LBJ Presidential Library

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